There are three numbersA,BandC.Ais 125% more thanB, andBis 60% less thanC. By what percentage isAmore thanC.

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- July 6th 2009, 08:42 PMacc100jtPercentage
There are three numbers

*A*,*B*and*C*.*A*is 125% more than*B*, and*B*is 60% less than*C*. By what percentage is*A*more than*C*.

Appreciate those who help :) - July 6th 2009, 08:48 PMmalaygoel
What is meant by 125% more..

If B is 100, then what is A? - July 6th 2009, 09:00 PMVonNemo19
- July 6th 2009, 09:32 PMacc100jt
So

By substitution,

So A is 10% less than C. Am I correct? - July 6th 2009, 09:56 PMVonNemo19